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Southwest Minnesota State University

Southwest Minnesota State University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Marshall, MN. The 2019 average net price at Southwest Minnesota State University is $14,604. Acceptance rate is 60.34%. The school has a total enrollment of 7,167.


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Location: Marshall, MN
Student Body: 7,167
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.smsu.edu
Acceptance Rate: 60.34%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 60.34%
  • Application Deadline: June 15, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $20
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $7,496
Grad Tuition: $7,164
Room and Board: $8,016
Books and Supplies: $1,200
Other Fees: $1,116
Net Price In-District/State: $14,604
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 341
  • Men / Women Ratio: 153 / 188
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 425 - 510
  • Median SAT Math Range: 440 - 520
  • Median ACT Range: 17 - 23
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 5.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 4
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Recommended
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Education: 33%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 25%
  • Parks, Leisure Studues: 8%
  • Health Professions: 7%
  • Agriculture: 3%

Academic Programs

Southwest Minnesota State University offers 68 Total Programs in Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Education. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
Explore All Programs
Associate's Degree ProgramsSouthwest Minnesota State University offers 4 Associate's Degree Programs
Agriculture
  • Agribusiness, Agricultural Business Operations Degree
Business, Management, Marketing
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsSouthwest Minnesota State University offers 57 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
  • Clinical Laboratory Science, Medical Technology, Technologist Degree
  • Registered Nursing, Registered Nurse Degree
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Personal/Culinary Services
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsSouthwest Minnesota State University offers 4 Master's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
Education
Certificate ProgramsSouthwest Minnesota State University offers 3 Certificate Programs
Education
  • Education, Teaching of Individuals With Autism Degree
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching Degree

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 45%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 43%
  • 1st Year Retention: 60%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $37,200
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 7,167
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 84%
  • Hispanic Students: 4%
  • Non-resident, alien: 3%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Unknown: 3%
  • Black Students: 2%
  • Asian Students: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%